GIVING

We believe that giving to God comes in many forms - in money, time, and talents.

GIVE ONLINE

Funds donated will be graciously accepted and used to support the ministries of Messiah.

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

We have a very active congregation - please see the "ministries" tab to see opportunities for volunteering.  Most importantly, come get to know us and find a ministry that suits your needs.

TALENTS

Come take part in our music or youth ministries, or many of the other opportunities to give to God with your talents.

GIVING OPTIONS

Electronic Giving

Giving via electronic transfer…

  • Contact your bank to see if they can facilitate a transfer.

  • Or…use Vanco Services.  Messiah has worked with Vanco for many years. 

    • Click on the button above that says "Donate now".

    • Your contribution is made directly from your financial institution, and is protected by secure software.

    • When making your first gift, set up a GivePlus account.

    • You can make a one time gift, or set up recurring gifts.

    • Recurring gifts can be changed at any time.  

    • Bank transfers have the lowest cost to Messiah, allowing for the greatest amount of your gift to go toward ministry.

Giving via mobile app with Vanco…

  • Visit the App Store or Google Play and search for “Vanco Mobile” to download the app for free.

  • Search for “Messiah Lutheran Church” 

  • Tap "Give" at the bottom of the screen.

  • Choose a fund and an amount.

  • Enter your payment information.

  • Review & complete your donation.

  • Easily create an account to set up recurring donations and review your giving history.

Give in person.

Offering envelopes are available upon request, and the offering plates are available at every service.  Cash, check, or coins are all welcome in person at worship services.

Give in confidence!

Finally, at Messiah we take seriously the need for integrity in our financial practices.  We have in place safeguards to ensure that financial transactions are appropriate, and that financial resources are carefully managed.   Our budget and finances are reviewed by the Congregation Council and published in the annual report.  Periodic audits are conducted, and all financial reports are publicly available upon request.